Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Did you know? Heart disease has no age > Health-in-Motion 25 August 2017 How does human memory work? How does human memory work? A team of scientists based at the Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute in Texas has recently managed to identify over 100 genes in our genetic make-up that are connected to the process of memory formation in the brain and allow us to remember a variety of things, from formative childhood moments to ATM pin numbers. The scientists hope that their findings will advance our understanding of memory processing and help in the development of treatments for conditions involving memory impairment, including Alzheimer's disease and epilepsy. 0 More: Daily Dose: Did you know? Heart disease has no ageHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Lifestyle Here’s why it can be dangerous to work overtime Lifestyle 8 symptoms that can mean you have low testosterone levels Medical Older HIV patients demand a seat on the Aids Council Fitness From drug addict to keen runner Fitness You’re not burning as many calories as you think Medical You're not too young to have a heart attack From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Symptoms differ from person to person, identifying what triggers your IBS Live healthier Beware! » 7 steps for surviving the flu 'I nearly died at an Adele concert’ How to tell if your doctor's a quack Your health is precious, so you need to be sure your doctor's the real deal. Bathroom etiquette » Less salt may lead to fewer nighttime bathroom trips SEE: 9 more funny bathroom signs Which office bathroom habits are the most important? Can you maintain your professionalism in your bathroom cubicle?